Patti passed away on August 29, 2014. We will miss her enthusiasm, spunk, and possitive attitude. She was a beautiful person who has left behind many wonderful memories and warm thoughts.
Watch this moving video created by former puppy raiser, Erika Takeuchi, honoring current Guide Puppies of Seattle raiser Joseph Skillings.
IMPOSSIBLE IS NOTHING...
Puppy raiser, Sam Bridgman, was diagnosed in August 2006 with Friedreich’s Ataxia, a rare genetic, neurodegenerative, multi-system, life-shortening disorder which afflicts about 1 in 50,000 people.To make a donation to help fund Friedreich's Ataxia research, go to http://rideataxia.org/norcal/ --click "Donate Now", click "Find a Team/Participant", Team Bridgman
Dan passed away suddenly on while vacationing in Aruba with his wife, Sally Avenson. Dan and his family raised 4 dogs for Guide Dogs for the Blind. He is remembered, loved and celebrated by not only his family & friends, but also by his puppy raising group, Guide Puppies of Seattle, for his contribution and consistently upbeat positive attitude and support.
Ezra Shermanpassed away February 5, 2009, from AML Leukemia. 10-year-old Ezra's family raises puppies with Guide Puppies of Seattle. In memory of Ezra, a Pink Dogwood tree was donated by Seattle area puppy raisers and planted on the Guide Dog Campus in Oregon. The tree was later replaced with a flowering crabapple.Ezra's Blog